Jake Osborn

Jake Osborn

Assistant Director of Admission

Territory: Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico 
Hometown: Oskaloosa, Iowa
Education:B.A., Coe College '15
Major: Business Administration

Office Phone: 319.399.8807


What I look for in a student: A student who is open-minded, eager to learn and excited to join the Coe family.

Favorite part of your job: The opportunity to share my passion for Coe with prospective students while working with such a positive team!

Cedar Rapids Hot Spot: Downtown and the NewBo Market area

Favorite place on campus:Charlie's P.U.B. Patio

Favorite TV Show:The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Favorite childhood memory: Visiting Yellowstone National Park

Favorite Quote: "Be the change you want to see in the world."

If you could be any celebrity, who would you be and why? Jack Johnson because he gets to play the guitar and surf all day!

What are three things that people dont know about you:

  1. I am the youngest of seven children.
  2. Before graduating from Coe, I worked at an explosives company.
  3. I don't like chocolate.